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View Behind the Lens: Interview with Marco Justus Schöler

We recently reported on the exhibition “Faces Behind The Voices,” which is currently touring around Germany. We spoke to the photographer Marco Justus Schöler so we could find out more about the creation of the pictures and the creative process behind the special project. Editors: How did you get the idea for the special photo…
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More Prolight + Sound in Social Media Channels

Prolight + Sound 2017 has been over for nearly six weeks – the next fair is months away. If you can’t get enough of trends, shows, and innovations, our social media channels are exactly the right place for you. In addition to our blog, these channels are the perfect place to get information, fascinating videos,…
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Exhibition: “Faces Behind The Voices”

We recognize them exactly, and immediately know when they’ve been replaced in movies – the dubbed voices for Hollywood stars like Brad Pitt, Adam Sandler, or Jennifer Lawrence. However, only the fewest know the person behind the voice. Dubbing voice artists usually operate in the background, although they are fundamentally important to the movie´s success…
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Sinus Award Winner: Media Installation from Hilti AG

This year the Sinus – Systems Integration Award 2017 was awarded to the media installation at the Hilti AG headquarters in Liechtenstein. The winners are the Stuttgart-based company Ranger Design (design and general execution), the engineering studio Techniz (media technical planning), the commissioning firm Hilti as well as the participating companies Bellgardt Medientechnik, Madiasens, and…
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Looking for a New (Career) Challenge

You would like to follow a new career path? You have the feeling you’d like to strike out in a new career direction? Of course there are numerous job market formats that are able to provide a wide range of advertisements. But often the media and event industries are only halfheartedly represented. The new Jobmarket…
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Save the Date: Prolight + Sound 2018

After the exhibition is before the exhibition - that is why we want to present you the new date for the next Prolight + Sound: April 10th - 13th 2018! So mark your calenders to save the date. Even better: the planning for the next event has already started und first exhibitors have already shown…
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Moving Pictures: Impressions of Prolight + Sound 2017

Although Prolight + Sound 2017 is finished, exhibitors and visitors can already mark a new date in their calender: Prolight + Sound 2018 will be 10 to 13 April 2018 in Frankfurt.

To shorten the waiting time, you can enjoy some of this year's highlights with our video.

See You Next Year: Prolight + Sound 2018

Time to say goodbye: Prolight + Sound is coming to an end. Four days full of surprises and exciting events are almost over. In addition, Prolight + Sound impresses with a top-organized program, including various conferences, lectures and award shows. Messe Frankfurt is already looking forward to the next year - Prolight + Sound 2018!
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Swiss Newcomer Rocknap

The art of live performance: The Swiss company Rocknap stands for innovative DJ tables, which are unique in their function and design. Rocknap is currently offering three different DJ table models in the set-up and dismantling. "The individual panels can be individually tailored to your own needs," says a spokesman of the team. Impressions
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WOW – Live Bodypainting!

At Prolight + Sound there is always a lot to discover. Every year, the exhibitors are trying to present new acts for the visitors. Light and color At the booth of ETC the guests of the Frankfurt Messe can get an impression of the interplay of light and color due to live bodypainting by world…
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Does Not Leave Anyone in the Rain

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Works quite well in rain: the waterproof DS Light headlights from Guangzhou Desheng Photoelectric Technology. The 3-in-1 Moving Light is not only waterproof, it is made out of fireproof and UV-resistant material, so it can withstand any weather condition without losing power. The spotlight combines beam, spot and wash functions in one unit and is thus multifunctional. Further information can be found at Guangzhou Desheng in Hall 4.0 at booth H65.

Nicoline Refsing: Storytelling Has to Work Live and on Screen

Copenhagen 2014 - Conchita Wurst wins the Eurovision Song Contest. The show is incredible and reaches millions of viewers. Responsible for the production of the Eurovision Song Contest is Rockart Design with Nicoline Refsing as the founder and creative head behind the team. As Creative Director and Content Producer for the Eurovision Song Contest in Kopenhagen, the team was responsible for delivering creative direction, screen content and smaller sets for the 37 countries participating.

At Prolight + Sound Nicoline Refsing spoke at Eventplaza about the Eurovision Song Contest. In our interview she talks about the differences between live shows and award shows as well as about her inspirations.

1, 2, 3, 4 … Counting and Winning

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How many R-clips are in this container? CGS Licht- und Tontechnik uses this question for a lottery. Visitors can win a Bavarian Speanferkel meal including draft beer in the new CGS warehouse.

Anyone who wants to join and win can do so today in Hall 4.0 at Stand A26.

Let’s Car Race!

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At the booth of LEDCON in Hall 4.0 visitors can play a few rounds of car racing. Up to four players drive the LED-cars via controller around the LED-racing track. 3-2-1 ... Go!